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Civil War Soldiers Buried in

Hopkinton Cemetery

Sec. 18, Hopkinton East, South Fork Twp.


Hopkinton Cemetery Entrance.

photo courtesy of Steven Hanken

Hopkinton Cemetery


Thank You to Steve Hanken cranken@inav.net for taking the entrance photo and those shown below and adding the additional information. Steve's generosity is very much appreciated.

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Lt. William A. Roberts, 21st Iowa Infantry Co. K.

Duncan Livingston, 5th Illinois Cavalry Co. E.

Surgeon (Major) Philander Byam, 32nd Iowa Infantry


Lieut. W. A. Roberts


June 14, 1864

from wounds received

in the charge at


May 22, 1863

~~ ** ~~

Erected by members of

Co. K, 21 Reg.,  Iowa Volunteers

and friends at


GAR Marker




Additional information:

Roberts, William A. Age 27. Residence Hopkinton, nativity New York.  Appointed First Lieutenant 28 Jul 1862. Mustered 23 Aug 1862 Wounded 22 May 1863, Vicksburg, Miss. Died of wounds 14 Jun 1863, St. Louis, Mo.

Duncan Livingston

Son of James & Sarah Livingston,

Born June 2, 1835

in Selkirks Settlement

British America

Died at home

Dec. 28, 1865

Mem. of 5th ILL. Cavalry, Vol.


80 years

5 Mos. & 11 Ds.

Maj. Philander Byam


32nd Iowa Inf.

GAR Marker



Additional information:

Philander Byam. Age 43. Residence Manchester, nativity New York. Appointed Assistant Surgeon 3 Apr 1863. Mustered 4 Jun 1863. Promoted Surgeon 15 Jan 1865. Mustered out 24 Aug 1865, Clinton, Iowa.

Lt. James Spence, 44th Iowa Infantry Co. A. Lt. Francis McKean, 9th Iowa Infantry Co. D

Corporal John A. Dalrymple, 21st Iowa Infantry Co. K.



Born Jan 13, 1834

Died at home

June 28, 1868


GAR Marker


Additional information:

Spence, James. Age 20. Residence Delaware County, nativity New York. Enlisted 30 Apr 1864, as First Sergeant. Mustered 1 Jun 1864. Promoted Second Lieutenant 10 Jul 1864. Mustered out 15 Sept 1864, Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of service.

In Memory of

Capt. F. C. McKean

Co. D, 9th IA Vol. Inft.

Feb. 12, 1842

May 6, 1874


Jane Eleanor

Wife of F. C. McKean

July 22, 1843

Oct 25, 1929


Additional information:

McKean, Francis C. Age 19. Residence Scotch Grove, nativity Ohio. Enlisted 16 Aug 1861, as First Sergeant. Mustered 2 Sept 1861. Promoted Second Lieutenant 9 Jul 1862; Captain 15 Feb 1863. Mustered out 31 Dec 1864

John A. Dalrymple

Sept. 22, 1840

Dec. 26, 1917


Co. K. 21 IA.


GAR Marker


Additional information:

Dalrymple, John A. Age 21. Residence Delhi, nativity Indiana. Enlisted 6 Aug 1862. Mustered 23 Aug 1862. Wounded 17 May 1863, Black River Bridge, Miss. Promoted Seventh Corporal 1 Jul 1863. Mustered out 15 Jul 1865, Baton Rouge, La.


Corporal Robert E. Marshall, 44th Iowa Infantry Co. C.

Charles C. Colyer, 9th Iowa Infantry Co. D.

Newton Hammond, 27th Iowa Infantry Co. H.

Rev. Robert B. Marshall

son of

J. W. & E. Marshall


Dec. 20, 1870


29 yrs 3 mos. & 23 days


GAR Marker


Additional information:

COMPANY "C" Marshall, Robert B. Age 22. Residence Delaware County, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted 30 Apr 1864. Mustered 1 Jun 1864. Promoted Eighth Corporal 4 Aug 1864. Mustered out 15 Sept 1864, Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of service.


Charles C. Colyer


Sept. 11, 1882


52 yrs. 4 mos. 1day


My sufferings are o"er

and I am at rest.


Additional information:

Colyer, Charles C. Age 33. Residence South Fork, nativity Illinois. Enlisted 27 Feb 1864. Mustered 17 Mar 1864. Mustered out 17 May 1865, Davenport, Iowa.

Newton Hammond

Co. H

27th Iowa Inf.


GAR Marker


Additional information:

Hammond, Newton. Age 29. Residence Hopkinton, nativity New York. Enlisted 22 Aug 1862. Mustered 3 Oct 1862. Discharged for disability 15 Jul 1863, Keokuk, Iowa.

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